How to fight climate change: Invest in inner cities
May 20, 2015, 8:19 a.m. by Sami Grover
New online investing platform will fund energy-efficiency improvements for churches and nonprofits in poor neighborhoods.
At Bon Jovi's Soul Kitchen, you can pay it forward or pay with your time
April 16, 2015, 12 p.m. by Ali Berman
Donations and dishwashing help fund meals at the rocker's New Jersey restaurant.
5 'Buy One Give One' gifts to double your holiday giving
December 12, 2014, 11:22 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
When you buy one of these gifts for someone on your list, a donation is made to someone in need.
Couponing helps inmates transition to life after prison
July 23, 2014, 1:22 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
In Portland, Oregon, prisoners transitioning to outside life are taught a money-saving life skill that helps them navigate life after incarceration.
Help others eat well on $4 a day by donating to Good and Cheap on Kickstarter
June 25, 2014, 1:44 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Leanne Brown is giving away free PDFs of a book that helps SNAP recipients eat healthy, and she’s crowd raising funds to put it in print for those in need.
Kicking hunger's butt, three homemade loaves of bread at a time
June 3, 2014, 12:19 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
Food blogger Jerry James Stone is inviting people across the globe to join the Three Loaves movement and harness the communal power of food to help feed the hungry.
Higher carbon dioxide in atmosphere robs grains of nutrition, research shows
May 8, 2014, 3:09 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
In the future, crops like wheat may have fewer nutrients if predictions about increased CO2 come true. The health consequences, especially for the poor, could be severe.